Lead Design Engineer

  • Competitive
  • United States North Carolina Kings Mountain
  • Permanent
  • Construction & Infrastructure,Oil & Gas,Petrochemical
Good Day!
NES Fircroft is excited to announce that our office has an incredible job opportunity with one of the country’s leading chemical distribution organizations based in Kings Mountain, NC or Clear Lake, TX. This would be a permanent job opportunity tasked with leading the design and engineering of new plant construction projects. If this sounds like a great opportunity for yourself or someone you know, please reach out to Tom Rebellato at tom.rebellato@nesfircroft.com. Additional job details can be found below.

Job Details
Location: Kings Mountain, NC or Clear Lake, TX
Hours: M-F 40 hours per week—some OT may be required.
Pay Range: Negotiable based on experience.
Duration: Permanent/Direct Hire  Job Description

The OSBL/Infrastructure Design Lead will lead the scoping and design activities for the off-site battery limit (OSBL) scope including infrastructure, support facilities, and utilities for a major capital program within the Specialties GBU.

Key responsibilities:
  • Serve as the design leader for OSBL/Infrastructure scope of a major capital program from beginning of Select stage (FEL2) through commissioning and startup.
  • Assure that all process design activities including scoping, equipment selection and sizing are performed accurately and on schedule.
  • Develop manufacturing logistics scope, material flow plan and storage options. Optimize inventory levels.
  • Creating utility flow diagrams and sizing.
  • Lead and develop engineers working on the program.
  • Creating facility conceptual designs & general arrangements, and leading design reviews with stakeholders.
  • Oversee and provide quality assurance for process design activities occurring at the office of the engineering contractor.
  • Collaborate closely with other project team members including the process design team, process technology licensors, discipline engineers, construction, and startup manager.
Required Experience:
  • B.S degree or higher in engineering with 10+ years of experience with chemical, utility, marine & terminal, or pipeline & storage industry experience.
  • Proven track record of performing design work on large projects within the chemical manufacturing or terminal distribution industry.
  • Ability to work independently with limited technical oversight.
Preferred Experience:

Additional experience in process development, plant operations, or process improvement.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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